Cam Newton RUMORS & NEWS

  • Carolina Panthers' GM Scott Fitterer Gets Brutally Honest About Cam Newton's Future

    USA Today "After running through quite a bit of resources at the quarterback position over the past two years, the Carolina Panthers have squeezed themselves between a rock and a hard place for 2022—and it might be the same rock and hard place they were in for 2021. During his..." January 14

  • Cam Newton wants to keep playing, but only in the right situation

    panthers.com "From the moment ?Cam Newton? walked back in the door for his second stint with the Panthers, things were different. The coach was different. The general manager was different. The locker room was different. And if Monday was the last time we see him in Charlotte — and..." January 10

  • Panthers QBs Cam Newton, Sam Darnold appear to be thrown under bus by Robby Anderson

    Clutch Points "The Carolina Panthers once promising season fell apart as the year progressed. They began the season 3-0 and had hopes of a postseason berth. Following their deflating 41-17 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday, they finished the season 5-12. They lost 12 of their last 14..." January 10

  • Sam Darnold Named Panthers' Starting QB vs. Saints over Cam Newton

    Bleacher Report "Carolina Panthers coach Matt Rhule has named Sam Darnold the team's starting quarterback for Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints, per ESPN's Adam Schefter. Cam Newton is the only other quarterback on the active roster, per Darin Gantt of the..." December 29

  • Fans Left Wondering If Cam Newton Headed For Retirement

    Total Pro Sports "Sunday may have been Cam Newton’s last home game at Carolina, but it certainly sounded like it must be his last time in the league overall after this season is done. “Football has been good to me,” Newton said. “I was able to walk away unscathed. I don’t..." December 27

  • Panthers’ plan for Sam Darnold amid Cam Newton’s struggles

    Clutch Points "The honeymoon period of Cam Newton’s return to Carolina Panthers feels like eons ago at this point. The former NFL MVP has lost all his four starts to virtually kill any hopes they had for making the postseason. While questions remained for the Panthers’ previous..." December 26

  • Cam Newton doesn’t want to talk about playoffs

    Pro Football Talk "It wasn’t quite the same as Jim Mora’s 20-year-old PLAYOFFS?!? rant, but it stands out on a Thursday full of NFL news. Panthers quarterback Cam Newton bristled on Thursday after someone mentioned playoffs during his midweek press conference. December 09

  • Miami Dolphins Rookie Safety Jevon Holland Thanks Cam Newton On Instagram For Throwing Him An Interception

    Total Pro Sports "Jevon Holland was really excited about getting his first interception in the NFL. Jaylen Waddle had nine catches for a season-best 137 yards and a touchdown, and the Miami Dolphins forced Cam Newton into one of the worst statistical days of his career, on their way to beating the..." November 29

  • Matt Rhule: Cam Newton will remain Panthers' starter following rough outing vs. Dolphins

    NFL.com "Cam Newton didn't finish the Panthers' blowout loss in Miami, but he will start their next game in Carolina. The former MVP struggled mightily Sunday, in his third appearance since rejoining the Panthers in early November. Newton completed just 5 of 21 passes with a..." November 29

  • Cam Newton Benched After 2 Interceptions And 5.8 Passer Rating

    Black Sports Online "Cam Newton expressed loudly he was BACK. At least for one game, that wasn’t a good thing. He was awful against the Dolphins. 5-21 92 yards and 2 INTs. .psd-readMoreComponent{padding-top:15px;padding-bottom:15px;border-top:1px solid..." November 28

  • Cam Newton’s second stint with the Panthers is off to a good start. But what about next year?

    The Athletic "From the two-touchdowns-in-two-touches return at Arizona to his fog-shrouded “Coming Home” introduction against Washington, Cam Newton showed again he knows how to make an entrance. But the bigger question looming over the final six games of this..." November 26

  • Cam Newton Taunted By Washington Football Team Player After Loss

    Total Pro Sports "Cam Newton had Bank of America Stadium rocking on Sunday, but it wasn’t enough to will his team to a win. The Washington Football Team got its second straight victory by defeating the Carolina Panthers on their home field. And once the final whistle blew, one Washington player..." November 21

  • Panthers have long-term plan for Cam Newton?

    Larry Brown Sports "Cam Newton officially reclaimed his job as starting quarterback of the Carolina Panthers on Sunday, and he apparently has an opportunity to keep it for quite some time. The Panthers signed Newton last week with the intention of having him start. According to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports,..." November 21

  • Panthers officially name Cam Newton starting QB vs. Washington

    The Score "Carolina Panthers head coach Matt Rhule announced Friday that Cam Newton will start at quarterback versus the Washington Football Team in Week 11. "Cam will take the first play," Rhule told reporters, via Joe Person of The Athletic. " November 19

  • Matt Rhule has interesting quote about Cam Newton starting for Panthers

    Larry Brown Sports "Cam Newton officially has his old starting job back, but that does not mean he is going to be the only quarterback the Carolina Panthers use in Week 11. Panthers head coach Matt Rhule told reporters on Friday that Newton will start Sunday’s game against Washington. He specified..." November 19

  • For Panthers’ Cam Newton, WFT’s Ron Rivera, an unexpected reunion amid return to Carolina

    The Athletic "Ron Rivera and Cam Newton will be linked for the rest of their days. The Panthers drafted Newton with the No. 1 pick in 2011, just a few months after they hired Rivera to succeed John Fox as head coach. Thus began the odd-couple pairing of the reserved, understated ex-linebacker who..." November 19

  • Cam Newton giving away 50 tickets, wants Panthers to reclaim stadium

    Pro Football Talk "Cam Newton is back as the Panthers’ quarterback, and he wants to bring back home-field advantage for Carolina. Newton said today that he’s working with his production company and organizations in the Charlotte area to identify fans who haven’t had access to..." November 18

  • Panthers “trending” toward starting Cam Newton

    Pro Football Talk "Cam Newton played his first game for the Panthers since Week Two of the 2019 season against the Cardinals last Sunday and he looks set to make his first start of his second tour with Carolina this Sunday. Panthers head coach Matt Rhule told reporters on Wednesday that the team is..." November 17

  • Can Cam Newton Carry Panthers Back into NFC Playoffs?

    Bleacher Report "The Carolina Panthers picked up a statement win Sunday, besting the Arizona Cardinals 34-10 on the road. The victory put the team at .500 and has it right back in the hunt for the NFC South crown. Cam Newton may not have been the sole catalyst behind the blowout victory over the Kyler..." November 16

  • Cam Newton to Take Majority of Panthers Practice Reps Ahead of WFT Game

    SI "Panthers coach Matt Rhule announced quarterback Cam Newton will get most of the first-team reps this week in practice. He did not say if Newton would start against the Washington Football Team on Sunday. "I want everything that Cam brings," Rhule told reporters. "I..." November 15

  • Bill Belichick shares thoughts on Cam Newton signing with Panthers

    Larry Brown Sports "Bill Belichick had nothing but positive things to say about Cam Newton during the year or so that he coached him, and that theme continued after the former MVP returned to action in Week 10. During his weekly appearance on WEEI’s “The Greg Hill Show” Monday,..." November 15

  • Colt McCoy’s fumble leads to Cam Newton touchdown run

    Pro Football Talk "Kyler Murray isn’t playing for the Cardinals again today. Colt McCoy led the Cardinals to victory last week against the 49ers, but it has not started off as well against the Panthers. Haason Reddick, who spent the past four seasons in Arizona, had a strip-sack of..." November 14

  • Sam Darnold’s injury status gives Cam Newton huge opportunity

    Clutch Points "Cam Newton is expected to be the starting quarterback for the Carolina Panthersin the coming weeks. It may not come right away, as he still gets up to speed ahead of the team’s Week 10 matchup against the Arizona Cardinals, but it’s an inevitability at this..." November 14

  • Panthers owner had classy gesture for Cam Newton before QB returned

    Larry Brown Sports "Cam Newton is wearing the same jersey number with the Carolina Panthers that he wore in his first stint with the team, and it is apparently not a coincidence that it was still available. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, Stephon Gilmore asked to wear No. 1 with the..." November 14

  • Details On QB Cam Newton’s Contract With Panthers

    Pro Football Rumors "When Cam Newton rejoined the Panthers this week, we learned that he could collect up to $10MM on his one-year contract. Well, it sounds like Newton will be hard pressed to reach those incentives, with the majority of his bonuses tied to the team’s performance in the..." November 13

  • Justin Fields Reveals He Texts Cam Newton For Advice

    Heavy "Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields has known Carolina Panthers veteran signal-caller Cam Newton since he was in high school, and now, the two are both starting quarterbacks in the NFL together for the first time. Newton, who begins his second stint with the Panthers..." November 13

  • Panthers coach Matt Rhule fires back at false Cam Newton idea

    Clutch Points "Cam Newton is returning to the Carolina Panthers after finding himself as a free agent before the start of the 2021 season, and head coach Matt Rhule has high expectations on the team’s former star quarterback. While some might believe that the signing of..." November 12

  • Cam Newton: “Irrelevant” how first stint with Panthers ended

    Pro Football Talk "Cam Newton met the media on Friday for the first time since returning to the Panthers and the quarterback said he was “still floating” about the chance to return to the team that made him the first overall pick of the 2011 draft. Newton remained with..." November 12

  • Joe Brady: Everything’s on the table for Cam Newton Sunday

    Pro Football Talk "Cam Newton took part in his first practice with Panthers since 2019 on Friday and the quarterback will be heading to Arizona with the team for Sunday’s road game against the Cardinals. The expectation is that P.J. Walker will be starting..." November 12

  • Cam Newton seems giddy to be back with Panthers

    Larry Brown Sports "Cam Newton officially returned to practice with the Carolina Panthers on Friday, and the quarterback sure seems happy to be back with his former team. The Panthers shared a video on Twitter of Newton arriving at practice in a golf cart with wide receivers DJ Moore and Robby..." November 12

  • Cam Newton Turned Down Offers From Seahawks And Texans Before Signing With Panthers

    Black Sports Online "According to reports, he really wanted to be with the Panthers because he turned down offers from 2 teams before signing with them. Those teams were the Seahawks and Texans. " November 12

  • Cam Newton Signs Deal to Return to Carolina Panthers

    New York Times "The Carolina Panthers agreed to terms with quarterback Cam Newton on Thursday, the team announced, reuniting the franchise with its career leading passer and one of its most popular players less than two years after it released him. The move adds stability to the Panthers after their..." November 11

  • LeBron James’ epic reaction to Cam Newton’s Panthers reunion

    Clutch Points "A lot went down in the NFL world on Thursday. One of the biggest headlines came in the form of Cam Newton agreeing to sign with the Carolina Panthers in an emotional reunion. Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James just had to take notice and he had an epic message for the..." November 11

  • Carolina Panthers eyeing Cam Newton

    The Score "Free-agent quarterback Cam Newton is set to meet with the Carolina Pantherson Thursday, sources told Jonathan M. Alexander of The Charlotte Observer. Newton's meeting with the club that drafted him first overall in 2011 comes after the Panthers lost Sam Darnold for..." November 11

  • Should the Panthers Sign Cam Newton?

    The Big Lead "The Carolina Panthers have lost five of their last six games after starting off the season 3-0. Their slide can be at least partly attributed to Christian McCaffrey's stint on the IR, which ended this past week. But the biggest problem has been quarterback Sam Darnold. Through the..." November 08

  • Saints Won't Pursue QB Cam Newton

    Bleacher Report "The New Orleans Saints reportedly have no plans to pursue Cam Newton after Jameis Winston suffered a serious knee injury in Sunday's win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reported Newton is not in the Saints' plans. The..." November 01

  • Seahawks’ true level of interest in Cam Newton, revealed

    Clutch Points "The Seattle Seahawks are now officially 0-1 in games started by anyone but Russell Wilson within the past 10 NFL seasons. With their headline quarterback remaining sidelined, Seattle become one of the teams linked to potentially signing recently vaccinated free agent Cam..." October 19

  • Pete Carroll: Seahawks spoke to Cam Newton, doing due diligence on 'everybody'

    The Score "Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll said Monday his team has spoken to free-agent quarterback Cam Newton amid an injury to Russell Wilson. "Just so you know, we have talked to him. We're talking to everybody that could help us," Carroll told Mike Salk of 710 ESPN..." October 18

  • Andrew Buller-Russ Advocates for Jets to Sign Cam Newton, Bench Zach Wilson

    Heavy "The New York Jets are ready to hit the reset button after a tough 1-4 start to the season. Renewed and refreshed coming off of the bye week, there have to be some changes to turn this thing around. October 18

  • Five teams who could sign Cam Newton now that he’s vaxxed

    Sportsnaut "Immediately after Cam Newton’s release from the New England Patriots prior to Week 1, many assumed it wouldn’t be long before another team signed the 2015 NFL MVP. Personally, I figured Newton would have landed with another team quickly, possibly in a role with a..." October 16

  • Cam Newton Reveals New Collection of 'Superman' Hats and Behind-the-Scenes Video

    Bleacher Report "Cam Newton's love of hats and Superman are coming together. The free-agent quarterback announced a partnership with DC Comics on Saturday to release a line of hats inspired by the superhero. October 16

  • Cam Newton’s latest move after Patriots release could spark renewed interest

    Clutch Points "Cam Newton has yet to find a home after his unceremonious exit from the New England Patriots. But his latest move could potentially move the needle, or at least give him another look from teams around the league. The former NFL MVP is now vaccinated. That’s according to the..." October 16

  • Seahawks Should Sign Cam Newton

    The Big Lead "The Seattle Seahawks will be without their iron man for the next month. Russell Wilson suffered the first major injury of his career last Thursday and had to get surgery that will knock him out of Seattle's lineup until Week 10 at least. It is just a finger injury and there is hope he can..." October 13

  • Damian Lillard endorses Cam Newton as Derek Carr replacement

    Clutch Points "Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard didn’t like what he witnessed during the Las Vegas Raiders’ Week 5 loss to the Chicago Bears. Now, he wants his favorite NFL team to consider signing Cam Newton. Lillard made the endorsement following Derek..." October 11

  • Sam Darnold has been good with the Panthers, but he’s no Cam Newton

    SB Nation "The decision to trade for Sam Darnold has so far been one of the best deals of the NFL season. Carolina saw an opportunity to roll the dice on a quarterback they believed was trapped on a bad Jets team, and may have found a franchise player out of it. That’s a hell of a return for only..." October 04

  • Mac Jones Appeared To Mock Cam Newton With His ‘Superman’ Audible During SNF Game

    Larry Brown Sports "Do the New England Patriots have a Cam Newton-inspired audible call? Something Mac Jones did on Sunday night left many wondering. A minute into Sunday night’s game between the Patriots and Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Jones used a “Superman” audible call. He pretended to..." October 04

  • Cam Newton Mentioned As Wise Replacement for Davis Mills

    Heavy "The Houston Texans struggled mightily to move the football on Thursday night against the Carolina Panthers with rookie quarterback Davis Mills at the helm. The Texans fell 24-9 in the Week 3 opener. With starter Tyrod Taylor out for an extended period with an injury and Deshaun Watson..." September 24

  • Steelers Urged to Sign Cam Newton ‘Right Now’

    Heavy "On Thursday, September 23, famed sports commentator Stephen A. Smith used his platform on ESPN’s First Take to encourage his favorite NFL team to sign a new quarterback. “Go get Cam now. If I’m the Pittsburgh Steelers, go get Cam Newton right now,” he..." September 23

  • Texans must sign Cam Newton

    Clutch Points "There are exactly zero expectations surrounding the Houston Texans in 2021. Such a notion is certainly nothing new. No Deshaun Watson, now no Tyrod Taylor. Should Cam Newton be next? For a variety of different reasons, the Texans have pretty much punted on the 2021-22 campaign as the..." September 21

  • 3 reasons the Washington Football Team must sign Cam Newton

    Clutch Points "The quarterback situation for the Washington Football Team has been a question mark for a while now and the solution for this season was the longtime journeyman Ryan Fitzpatrick. Unfortunately for Fitzpatrick and the Football Team, he will miss at least the next three weeks (one report says..." September 14